The Association of Magazine Media

Friday, May 29, 2015

Q&A with Michelle Ebanks, President, Essence Communications Inc.
Michelle Ebanks: "Time Inc. has an extensive live event footprint, with Fortune, Time, Sports Illustrated, and Food & Wine as examples of brands that excel in experiential. The scale and engagement of the Essence Festival does provide a model in terms of the degree to which the company can expand live-events across more brands and consumer passion points."
Q&A with Lesley Jane Seymour of MORE Magazine Talks Career, Coats, and Cleopatra
As the editor-in-chief of MORE, she is the consummate “Ampersand Woman,” and through her work, she champions the idea that there is no subject matter that’s off-limits to today’s ambitious woman. The pages of MORE are packed with thoughtful stories on everything from current affairs and business to travel and fashion.
More on Time Inc.'s Paid Content Plan
Readers can purchase a monthly unlimited web access pass, an “all-acess” pass that includes a print subscription, or a fee-based app.
FBI Releases Ben Bradlee’s File: The 1964 Newsweek Article that Set Off a Decades-Long Icing of a Relationship
Many of the documents concern Bradlee’s relationship with J. Edgar Hoover, who was apparently outraged by a 1964 Newsweek article that painted the FBI director in an unflattering light.
What Were Vanity Fair's Most Recent Magazine Media 360° Numbers?
The new Magazine Media 360° Brand Audience Report is available—with a twist! This time around, we’re releasing the rankings of all of the brands included in the report, both by total audience and by percent growth versus same period last year.
View: The Apple Watch Will Expose How Little Publishers Know About Their Readers
Quartz Is Pursuing a BuzzFeed-Style Strategy with Its Video Unit
Neil Janowitz Joins New York’s Vulture
ARTNews Magazine Devotes June Issue to the Female POV
More on Kim Kardashian Channels Marilyn Monroe in Vogue Brasil Shoot
Science Magazine Retracts Study on Voters' Gay-Rights Views
Spare Rib Goes Digital: 21 Years of Radical Feminist Magazine Put Online
Huizache, a Magazine Provides Outlet for Hispanic Writers
Kellogg's Ranked Most Reputable U.S. Consumer Company
In U.S. CPG Industry, Programmatic's Becoming an Automatic Buy
General Mills Joins the Pack, Reviews Media Agency Business: Spent $829.8 Million on U.S. Measured Media Last Year
Useful Vs. Creepy: The Jury Is Still Out
The 2015 edition includes graphics with data from the recently launched Magazine Media 360° Brand Audience Report, as well as figures and trends from third-party sources demonstrating the growth, vibrancy and appeal of print and digital editions, magazine brand apps, and social media.
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Join Steve Booth, industry monetization expert and VP, Vindicia (right), for a one-hour webinar (June 4, 1-2 PM ET) on the digital content monetization landscape. Booth will highlight enterprise-class innovations happening within consumer-facing subscription billing services, and feature examples from leading brands such as Bloomberg, Next-Issue Media and Hearst Digital Media. Complimentary for members – sign up today.

Fast facts formatted for social media sharing, including positive – and perhaps counterintuitive – figures about the state of print media.